Researchers evaluated the Compassion Capital Fund.
The Fund increased organizational capacity. The non-profit organizations that received capacity building services under the program experienced significantly higher levels of growth in each of the five critical areas examined compared to organizations assigned to the control group, when contributions of all of the measures for the area were considered together. The program group also had significantly higher capacity growth than the control group on some individual outcome measures in each of the five areas.
Report Title: Building Non-Profit Capacity: Findings from the Compassion Capital Fund Evaluation
Agency Sponsor: ACF-OPRE, Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
Federal Contact: Nancye Campbell, 202-401-5760
Performer: Abt Associates
Record ID: 9835 (Report completed June 15, 2010)